The unity Jesus meant

Feb 15, 2016 by

Few scriptures have been so frequently quoted in recent years by North American Anabaptists as the prayer of Jesus “that they may all be one” (John 17:21). Especially in times of severe disagreement, we...

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Was Jesus abandoned by the Father on the cross?

Aug 13, 2015 by

As Jesus hung on the cross, he cried, “Eli, Eli, lema sabachthani?” (Matt. 27:46). This is the cry of our God who stooped to the farthest possible depths to experience his own antithesis, as the all-holy...

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A piece of God inside us

May 23, 2014 by

As a child, I never understood the Holy Spirit. I could envision God and I could envision Jesus, but this part of the Trinity that “moved among us” was too ethereal for me to grasp. At best, I...

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